Originally written September 24, 2012 on Burning River Baseball:
Player of the Game Zach McAllister was back to form as he threw 6 innings, striking out 7 in a no decision. McAllister allowed just four hits, although one was a home run to Adam Dunn. He left with the lead after allowing just two runs, good for a POG score of 2.81. Feathers Up Carlos Santana has been playing great since the halfway point in the season (he's just about the only one who has), but he has especially heated up over the last week. Between the last two games he got on base safely in 7 of 8 straight at bats, including two home runs, 5 RBI and 3 runs scored. In his last five games he has a run scored or RBI in every single game adding up to 6 runs and 7 RBI. The White Sox brought in Donnie Veal to pitch in the 9th and Shin-Soo Choo showed no morality by beating that little cow with an RBI double down the line. Feathers Down Lou Marson was caught stealing twice tonight. Lou Marson can't steal bases (he has 16 in five seasons). He gets on base so rarely he needs...
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